Welcome to the Official website of TRAC FMTRAC FM promotes a more responsive dialogue between policy makers, practitioners and the local populations about efforts, needs and perceptions.
Common Matters 2Building on the achievements of the Common Matters 1 program, this year, TRAC FM is pleased to introduce the Common Matters 2 program. In this program, TRAC FM will partner with 3 CSO partners and 10 radio stations across Uganda over a period of 2 years.
Welcome to TRAC FM Website
Raising disability awareness
The Land Rights Campaign
Common Matters 2
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Position: TRAC FM Finance & Administration ManagerSector: Advocacy & Media
Location: Kampala, Uganda
Start: July 2019
TRAC FM will work with the National Union of Persons with Disabilities in Uganda (NUDIPU) on a national campaign to drum up awareness on disability rights to promote equal opportunities for Persons With Disability in Uganda.
Goal: Empower citizens by helping them to understand, respect and defend their land rights and be vigilant when they are challenged.
Compulsory land acquisition for public works: who will ensure that residents get fair and adequate compensation?
In 2017, President Yoweri embarked on nationwide radio campaign to sensitize the public about the need to amend Article 26 of the Constitution of Uganda to allow the government to take over private land for public works before compensating the owners. This proposal has been widely criticized as a violation of rights.
The increased use of land as a commodity and the increasing demand for land has resulted in more evictions, both lawful and unlawful. In this blog, we look into more detail to find out the exact drivers behind evictions.
Agroforestry is an agricultural practice whereby trees or shrubs are grown around or among crops and pastureland. Agroforestry could mitigate some of the negative consequences caused by rampant deforestation in Uganda (200.000 acres per year -> 1.8% of forest cover).
How Rapid Diagnostic Tests can help fight Uganda’s most deadly disease.
The controversial ‘Marriage and Divorce Bill’ aims to reform and redress the gender imbalance that have existed in Marriage and Divorce Acts in Uganda, both dating from 1906. While several consultations by the Uganda Law Reform Commisison made proposes in the 1960’s for the need for reform of the marriage and divorce Acts, there have been numerous misconceptions and myths surrounding the proposed Bill.
What if you fear to ask your doctor?
Getting parents to follow the money
TRAC FM has partnered with the Centre for Agriculture and Bioscience International (CABI) and the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries to raise awareness of and sensitize farmers on how to detect and control the Fall Armyworm (FAW) among farmers in Central Uganda – with specific focus on Mubende, Mityana and Kiboga districts.
TRAC FM is proud to be the winner of the Humanitarian Innovation Awards in South Africa —a competition managed by the UN office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.